Students learn the history of maple sugaring, how to identify a maple tree, and how a tree makes sap. They practice tapping a tree, witness modern sap collection, and taste pure maple syrup.
Grades K-5 | March 5-9, 2018 and March 12-15, 2018
Three sessions available each day: 9:30-10:45 a.m. | 10:45 a.m-12:00 p.m. | 12:00-1:15 p.m.
Registration begins December 6, 2017, 8:00 a.m. for McHenry County schools (out-of-county can register two weeks later.) Call 815-479-5779, ext. 14 or 15.
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